Golden State 109, Brooklyn 102

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, December 7, 2012 7:30 PM
Location - Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York
Officials - #76 Steve Anderson, #8 Marc Davis, #26 Pat Fraher
Attendance - 17732

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Golden State 24 31 29 25 109
Brooklyn 31 32 19 20 102

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Golden State 12-7 6-3 6-4 W2
Brooklyn 11-7 7-3 4-4 L3

Recap

Warriors 109, Nets 102: David Lee scored 13 of his 30 points in the fourth quarter and added 15 rebounds as visiting Golden State outlasted Brooklyn.

Stephen Curry scored 21 of his 28 points in the second half and Jarrett Jack added 15 points and eight assists off the bench for the Warriors, who have taken the first two of a seven-game road trip.

Joe Johnson scored 32 points, Deron Williams had 23 and Andray Blatche collected 22 points and 15 rebounds for the Nets, who have dropped three straight and were swept in the season series by Golden State.

Brooklyn went 8-for-16 from 3-point range in the first half to grab a 63-55 lead at the break. Curry got hot in the third quarter, scoring 13 points in the period, and the Warriors chipped away, pulling even at 70-70 on Curry’s 3-pointer and taking an 84-82 lead into the fourth after Jack’s jumper closed the frame.

The Nets took the lead back early in the fourth but Curry again knotted it with a 3-pointer and Lee scored six straight points to open a 95-89 gap with 6:37 remaining. Brooklyn would get within four points at the 3:11 mark but Lee came through again, knocking down a short jumper in traffic and hitting the ensuing free throw for a three-point play.

Warriors rookie Draymond Green played a career-high 28 minutes and was on the court for crunch time. Green scored four points in the final 6:03 and found Lee wide open under the basket for a clinching dunk with 36 seconds left.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Curry finished with five assists, snapping his career-best streak of four straight double-doubles. … The Nets received only 13 points from the reserves, led by C.J. Watson’s six. … Brooklyn has dropped back-to-back home games for the first time since opening the Barclays Center.

Top Game Performances

Golden State   Brooklyn
David Lee 30 Scoring Joe Johnson 32
Jarrett Jack 8 Assists Deron Williams 8
David Lee 15 Rebounds Andray Blatche 15
Stephen Curry 3 Free Throws Made Andray Blatche 5
Draymond Green 3 Steals Andray Blatche 4
Carl Landry 1 Blocks Gerald Wallace 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Golden State 109 51.1 9-19 8-10 24 47 1 9 11
Brooklyn 102 42.5 11-33 17-23 23 44 4 5 13

Upcoming Games

  • Brooklyn will play their next game at home against Milwaukee. The Nets have a W/L % of .727 after a win and .429 after a loss.
  • Golden State will play their next game on the road against Washington . The Warriors have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .857 after a loss.